MEAA is proud to offer our members a wide range of discounts from cinema and theatre tickets to magazine subscriptions and car hire.

Darlinghurst Theatre Company

Darlinghurst Theatre Company is pleased to offer MEAA members $38 tickets to all Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday performances for all productions in the 2017 Season ($16 off the full price of $54). A valid membership card must be shown at the box office when collecting tickets.


Queensland Theatre Company

MEAA members are entitled to the following discounts:

Mainstage Performances (QPAC and Bille Brown, Greenhouse) – $33

Add-on Performances (Bille Brown, Greenhouse) – $27.50

A limit of 2 tickets applies per person per performance. This offer is subject to availability and excludes Opening Nights. To purchase, MEAA members can phone 1800 355 528 to book in advance, otherwise industry tickets are available at the door.


Sydney Theatre Company

Sydney Theatre Company is pleased to offer MEAA members a discount of up to 30% on all our productions. In our 2015/16 season, ticket prices with the MEAA discount range from $24-72. Book by phone on 02 9250 1777 or at the Wharf Box Office, Pier 4, Hickson Road. Valid for STC productions only. Valid membership card to be shown to the box office on purchase/collection of tickets.


New Theatre (NSW)

MEAA members are entitled to concession priced tickets for all New Theatre shows. Concession prices are $27 per ticket. Proof of valid membership is required when purchasing tickets.


Cinema Nova

Cinema Nova is offering MEAA members a discounted film ticket at concession rates. The MEAA discount can be redeemed by showing a valid membership card at the Cinema Nova box office, no industry concessions can be booked online.

Exclusions are: Not valid Mondays, public holidays, Saturdays after 5pm, special events or for Nova Deluxe or High Tea sessions.


Tasmanian Theatre Company

Tasmanian Theatre Company offers MEAA members discounts on all TTC produced shows. Members are to select the concession ticket when purchasing tickets online or by phone. A valid MEAA card must be presented when collecting tickets from the box office.


The Comic's Lounge (NSW)

The Comic’s Lounge Melbourne is offering MEAA members a yearly pass for the incredible price of only $50.00. To purchase tickets call (03) 9348 9488 or email Richard at



iSubscribe has Australia’s largest range of discounted magazine and newspaper subscriptions. MEAA members receive a 5% discount on any magazine subscription OR purchase 2 or more magazines and receive 10% off the total price.


Malthouse Theatre (VIC)

MEAA members are entitled to Malthouse Theatre Industry Memberships. Industry Memberships cost an up-front fee of $30, after which you may access $20 tickets to all shows in the subsequent 12 months. Industry Members also receive 10% off at The Coopers Malthouse café and bar. Applicants must supply proof of MEAA membership to qualify.

Apply online here: or call the Box Office for more information: 9685 5111.

Australian Unions

As a union member, you can take advantage of the collective buying power of more than 1.8 million members to get big discounts from a great range of companies.

Access an even greater range of benefits by registering for our new secure Member Benefits website. By registering your details below you will be amongst the first to get access a great range of offers available free to any union member.

Union Member Benefits include:

Discounted digital and physical movie vouchers
Discounted digital gift cards
Discounted accommodation bookings
Discounted Tyres, Car Hire and wine
Banking – great Mates Rates from ME
Convenient smartphone App

To find our more visit: or phone 1300 486 466

Belvoir (NSW)

The Belvoir Theatre offer their Industry Rate to all MEAA members. Discounted prices are $62 upstairs and $42 downstairs. Please present your card when collecting tickets.


MEAA members can also take advantage of Belvoir’s Unwaged Performance Program. Belvoir offers members of the community to attend a free-of-charge 2pm Thursday matinee performance of each Upstairs production in their season.

Full details here:

La Boite (QLD)

MEAA members are offered tickets at concession prices for all La Boite shows. Please head to the La Boite website for more details.


Federation of Community Sporting & Workers Club Holiday Centres

The Federation of Community, Sporting and Workers Clubs Inc., has a total of 110 modern two-bedroom, self contained units in three coastal locations. Fingal Bay, Sussex Inlet and Urunga. Special rates are available for MEAA members.


United Cinemas (NSW)

United Cinemas are offering a discounted rate at their Warriewood, Collaroy,  and Avalon cinemas. Members need to show their membership card when purchasing tickets.



ToadShow is a Queensland-based creative company with a full-service production team of writers, researchers, designers and illustrators. They take on small, medium-sized and large scale design jobs in print, web, multimedia, museums and interpretive displays. Their key areas are scoping, content creation, design, production and project management.

Ph 07 3335 4000 or visit

AFTRS Open Short Courses

AFTRS Open, the short course program of The Australian Film Television and Radio School, offers MEAA members a 10% discount on all its short courses. AFTRS Open offers an extremely broad range of short courses for actors, media and crew throughout the year from Screen Acting and TV Presenting, to iPhone Content Creation and Videomaking, Cinematography, Directing, Screenwriting, Producing, Factual TV, TV Production and much more!
For course details visit the AFTRS Open website:
For queries contact AFTRS Open: / 1300 065 281

Griffin Theatre (NSW)

Griffin Theatre offers MEAA members a special industry discount, available not only to MEAA members but recognised ‘industry’ people.

Main Season’s are $38, saving $17 off a $55 Full-priced ticket, while Independent Season’s are $30, saving $8 off a $38 full-priced ticket.

Call the Box Office on (02) 9361 3817 and register as an MEAA member (or give relevant industry credentials). Once registered in the database, you are then able to access the discounts online.


Sound Solutions Audio & Lighting (WA)

MEAA members receive 10% discount on hire and purchases including DJ equipment, microphones, public address systems, lighting, audio visual, guitar, bass, drum and keyboard products.

Visit or phone: 08 9446 3888


The Stage Shop (SA)

The Stage Shop is a South Australian icon. After 55 years in the industry, it has maintained its status as SA’s premium seller of stage wear.

The Stage Shop provides quality products, services and advice to all performers and offer MEAA members a 10% discount on purchases.


Chapel Off Chapel (VIC)

Chapel Off Chapel offers MEAA members tickets at concession prices where applicable.

To book call the Box Office 03 8290 7000 or visit